Sinonimi: gear case
The metal casing in which a train of gears is sealed; SYN. gear case. gear-box, gear box
ETYM Latin transmissio; cf. French transmission. Related to Transmit.
1. Communication by means of transmitted signals.
2. The act of sending a message; causing a message to be transmitted; SYN. transmittal, transmitting.
3. The gears that transmit power from an automobile engine via the driveshaft to the live axle.